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- Cowan, Liebowitz & Latman Alumna Shira Perlmutter Appointed Register of Copyrights
- Brewery Industry Insight - Different Parties May Register the Identical Mark for Beer and Restaurant ServicesRobert J. English
- CLL Hosts First Virtual Fashion Pop-Up ClinicDasha Chestukhin, Allison R. Furnari, Simon Gerson, Robert J. Giordanella, Justin I. Karasick, Meichelle R. MacGregor, Raphael S. Nemes, Joel Karni Schmidt, George C. Sciarrino, Emily F. Stein, Lyndsey Waddington
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Many of the lawyers here earn vociferous praise from the market: chair Jonathan King and litigator Eric Shimanoff, for example, are “first-rate attorneys who demonstrate mastery of their subject”. Recently, these “zealous advocates” litigated against Crocs on behalf of Car-Freshener.2019 WTR 1000 – The World’s Leading Trademark Professionals
Deft all-round strategist and resolver of difficult disputes Joel Schmidt is “very hands on, responsive, pragmatic and cost effective” and unanimously considered a “delight to deal with”2019 WTR 1000 – The World’s Leading Trademark Professionals
"Richard Dannay is the preeminent copyright lawyer. In addition to his encyclopedic knowledge of the Copyright Act and case law, he is an excellent litigator."2018 Best Lawyers in America
“Cowan is by far the best firm we’ve worked with and Jonathan Z. King is the principal reason. . . .In [one] case . . . the company threw a ton of money and resources against us, with a large trial team . . . but Jonny simply ripped them apart with his courtroom abilities and his sharp analysis of trademark law supporting our case. He’s so smart and really understands our business, but is also incredibly unpretentious and down-to-earth.”2018 Law.com
"I work with Joel Schmidt from Cowan Liebowitz & Latman on a regular basis. In fact, he is one of the leading trademark and copyright experts with whom I consult. He is very knowledgeable, has done a good job for our client in negotiations and has provided good advice on how to tackle complicated problems."2020 Best Law Firms
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